sacral nerve

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Noun1.sacral nerve - any of five pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the sacral region of the spinal cordsacral nerve - any of five pairs of spinal nerves emerging from the sacral region of the spinal cord
nervus spinalis, spinal nerve - any of the 31 pairs of nerves emerging from each side of the spinal cord (each attached to the cord by two roots: ventral and dorsal)
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On the basis of techniques, the global neuroprosthetics market segment into deep brain stimulation, vagus nerve stimulation, spinal cord stimulation, and sacral nerve stimulation.
Internal neuromodulation is further segmented into spinal cord stimulation (SCS), deep brain stimulation (DBS), vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), sacral nerve stimulation (SNS), and gastric electrical stimulation (GES).
Other treatments for urge UI include Botox[R] injections and "bladder pacemakers," in which a nerve stimulator is implanted under the skin of the buttock and sends electrical impulses via wires to the sacral nerve in the lower back.
They include, but are not limited to devices designed for spinal cord (SCS), peripheral nerve (PNS), deep brain (DBS), and sacral nerve (SNS) stimulation, among others.
Neurological dysfunction (cauda equina or sacral nerve root disruption) was treated with either laminectomies or fracture reduction with indirect decompression.
Our rationale for proceeding with the trial was the potential for better regional coverage versus conventional sacral nerve stimulation, similar to our experience in those cases.
These symptoms occur as a result of pressure on the sacral nerve roots, rectum, bladder, or genitalia.
Then last June a sacral nerve stimulator was fitted to help my bowel work.
Browse Neuromodulation Devices Market by Technology (Spinal Cord Stimulation Devices, Deep Brain Stimulation Devices, Sacral Nerve Stimulation Devices, Vagus Nerve Stimulation Devices, Gastric Electric Stimulation Devices) and Forecast 2017-2021 report at